As you glide down over the bright lights of Shahjalal International Airport (DAC), you'll most likely be thinking of your first night in the lively city of Dhaka and jumping into a hot, steamy shower.
There's nowhere to get some shut-eye at the airport unless you're fine with laying awkwardly between uncomfortable armrests. But don't panic, as you'll discover some options a short commute away. With airport shuttle service, rest and refresh yourself at the Dhaka Regency Hotel & Resort, which is 2 miles (3 kilometers) away. You can also have a look at the Le Meridien Dhaka, 1 mile (2 kilometers) from the terminal.
The most convenient neighborhood with a good range of accommodation is Mirpur, located 4 miles (6 kilometers) away. It's the home of the Amazon Lilly Lake View Residence and the Grand Prince Hotel.
There's a range of ways to get to the city if you plan on having a look. One of the easiest is to jump aboard a train at Airport Railway Station, just 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) from the airport.
Banga Bhaban is located 9 miles (14 kilometers) away from the airport, and it's a must-see if you have a chance.
So what are you waiting for? Why not reserve your Shahjalal International Airport accommoation today?
Unfortunately, you won't be able to bed down right in Dhaka Airport (DAC-Shahjalal Intl.). However, you're sure to find an ideal place if you branch outwards.
Settle in at the Dhaka Regency Hotel & Resort, a terrific option only a few minutes’ drive from the airport. Its conference facilities, technology support services and audiovisual equipment will make your time here that much nicer.